Italy is an overwhelming canvas of art and beautiful architectural heritage, moving in a poetic trance to embrace all on an Italy tour. Here, the ancient and the modern co-exist in melodious harmony. Famous names are strewn across haphazardly, such as Dante, Titian and Verdi, and more recently, Prada, Gualtiero Marchesi and Renzo Piano. Beauty exists in each throbbing veins of the nation- in art, in culture, in couture and in the people. At the heart of the Italian living is the simple philosophy of living a beautiful life- ‘Bella vita’.
Italy is a ‘Bel Paese’ which literally translates into a beautiful country with ‘bella vista’ or beautiful sights. With its galvanizing scenic vistas and numerous resplendent forts, Italy is a canvas from the renaissance era. Italy tourism flaunts unparalleled beauty and natural diversity with élan. It is best possible to experience the European Grandeur in its scenic locales.
Few nations have scenic as well as man-made delights to rival Italy. With many vast domes dominating its skyline, Italy is every architects delight. While in the north you will have the snowy Alps and pristine glacial lakes, down south you will find the volcanic craters and turquoise grottoes. If your nectar is scenic vistas, visit Sicily, Cinque Terra, Capri and Sorrento.
Witness Italy’s thriving history and cultural heritage at the Vatican Museums, Uffizi Gallery, Ruins of Pompei, Ruins of Herculaneum, St. Peter’s Basilica, Basilica di San Marco, the Vatican City and Palazzo Ducale, among others. Visiting Rome, Florence, Venice and Turin will feel akin to walking right into an open history book- with the panorama of beautiful palatial structures usurping your view everywhere.
You can go mountaineering down the Courmayeur’s slopes or ride a.k.a. cowboys of the wild wild west in Maremma. If you are a water lily, take a plunge in the coral studded water of the Campanian. The options here are far and plenty.
Italy is any food lover’s paradise. It is after all the birthplace of the world-renowned pasta and pizza. Obsession over food is a religion here and you will feel as food obsessed as the next passing Italian on the street. However, there are far many exquisite delicacies to be savored here than their popular siblings of pasta and pizza. You will sample al ragu, cannoli, and ravioli at its best here. Your palate will surely be wooing for more.
It is a Bella Vita in Italy - Thomas Cook India Travel Blog
Italy is an overwhelming canvas of art and beautiful architectural heritage, moving in a poetic trance to embrace all on an Italy tour.